SUPER 8: NLEX in do-or-die tiff against China's Flying Tigers

Paul Lintag on Jul 19, 2018 07:47 AM
SUPER 8: NLEX in do-or-die tiff against Flying Tigers
Armed with a 1-1 record in Group A, NLEX makes its case for the next round against China's Xinjiang Flying Tigers. (ASIA LEAGUE Photo)

MACAU --- It's do-or-die time in the Summer Super 8 tournament.

NLEX will fight to advance to the semis but the Road Warriors have their work cut out for them.

Armed with a 1-1 record in Group A, NLEX makes its case for the next round against China's Xinjiang Flying Tigers.

Xinjiang also has a 1-1 record and the winner will join the currently-undefeated Etland Elephants to the semifinals.

The Road Warriors made quick work of Formosa to start Super 8 but fell victim to the Elephants' hot shooting Wednesday.

Tip off for the NLEX-Xinjiang tiff will be at 7:00 p.m. live from the East Asian Games Dome here.

 


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